U.S. Marshal Sam Gerard hænger på et fly fuld af fanger. Efter et dramatisk styrt i Ohio-floden savnes en fange – Mark Roberts, der er mistænkt for mordet på to Secret Service-agenter. Gerard sætter alt ind i jagten, som går gennem skove, sumpe og Manhattans gader. Hver time, hvert minut på døgnet udnyttes til det yderste for at finde den mistænkte…
The film revolves around a local street-racer who partners with a rich and arrogant business associate, only to find himself framed by his colleague and sent to prison. After he gets out, he joins a New York-to-Los Angeles race to get revenge. But when the ex-partner learns of the scheme, he puts a massive bounty on the racer’s head, forcing him to run a cross-country gauntlet of illegal racers in all manner of supercharged vehicles.
Four years after Jurassic Park’s genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ladylove and a wildlife videographer join an expedition to document the lethal lizards’ natural behavior in this action-packed thriller.